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The DocSouth collection at the Internet Archive includes works from the digital library   "Documenting the American South", which offers a wealth of resources about Southern history, literature, and culture.  All books come from the University Library at the   University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.



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Topics: Turner, Nat, 1800?-1831, Southampton Insurrection, 1831
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/turner/menu.html
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by Davis, Rebecca Harding, 1831-1910
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In the old house -- Boston in the sixties -- In the far South -- The Scotch-Irishman -- The civil war -- The shipwrecked crew -- A peculiar people -- Above their fellows
Topics: Davis, Rebecca Harding, 1831-1910, Women
Topic: United States Military Academy
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by Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956
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Topics: American literature, American essays
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/mencken/menu.html
Title and text within ornamental borders
Topics: Black race, Slavery, Blacks, African Americans
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by Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
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Topics: Slave insurrections, Fugitive slaves, African Americans, Slavery, Slavery
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by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895
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Topic: Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/douglasslife/menu.html
"1816 - 1916" at head of t.-p
Topics: African Methodist Episcopal Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church
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Topic: Slavery
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by Wesley, John, 1703-1791
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Evans
Topic: Slavery
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by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910; Moore, Zoe C., former owner; Tippett, James S., former owner
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First American ed
Topics: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910, Authors, American, River boats, River life, Steamboats
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/twainlife/menu.html
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by Avirett, James B. (James Battle), 1837?-1912
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Topics: Plantation life, Plantation life, Slaves, Slaves
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by Hentz, Caroline Lee, 1800-1856
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Topics: Plantation life, Sectionalism (United States)
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/hentz/menu.html
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by Jennings, Paul, b. 1799; J. B. R
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Preface signed by J.B.R
Topics: Jennings, Paul, b. 1799, Madison, James, 1751-1836, Madison, Dolley, 1768-1849, Presidents, Slaves'...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/jennings/menu.html
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by Confederate States of America; Matthews, James M. (James Muscoe), b. 1822; Confederate States of America. Constitution; Confederate States of America. Treaties, etc
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At head of title: By authority of Congress
Topics: Legislation, Constitutional history
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"Brief sketch of a few prominent Indian families of Sampson County" / by Enoch Emanuel and C.D. Brewington: p. 47-65
Topics: Lumbee Indians, Schools, Indians of North America
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by Foreman, Richard; Mahoney, Jas. W. (James W.); Justice, William S., donor
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"Comprising a brief view of anatomy, with general rules for preserving health without the use of medicines ... It also contains a description of a variety of herbs and roots, many of which are not explained in any other book ... "
Topics: Herbs, Medicine, Popular, Indians of North America, Cherokee Indians, Botany, Medical, Medicine,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/foreman/menu.html
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Autobiographical preface (p. [iii]-xx)
Topics: Horton, George Moses, 1798?-ca. 1880, African Americans, Slavery, Slaves, African American poets
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/hortonpoem/menu.html
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by Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904
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Topics: Women, Man-woman relationships, Self-actualization (Psychology), Adultery
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by Fletcher, Arthur Lloyd, b. 1881
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Topics: United States. Army. Field Artillery, 113th, World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1914-1918, World War,...
"Prepared and published by order of the Surgeon-General, Richmond, Va."
Topics: Botany, Medical, Plants, Plants, Medicinal, Botany
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by Robinson, Blackwell P. (Blackwell Pierce)
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Topics: University of North Carolina (1793-1962), University of North Carolina (System), Escheat
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by Battle, Kemp P. (Kemp Plummer), 1831-1919
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v. 1. From its beginning to the death of President Swain, 1789- 1868 -- v. 2. From 1868 to 1912
Topic: University of North Carolina (1793-1962)
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by Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916; Russell, Charles Wells, 1856-1927
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Topics: Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916, Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Cavalry Battalion,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/mosby/menu.html
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by Gilman, Caroline Howard, 1794-1888
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Topics: Plantation life, Women, Dialect literature, American, Domestic fiction, American
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/gilman/menu.html
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by Hicks, William, 1869-1954
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Photocopy
Topics: African American Baptists, African American Baptists, African American clergy
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/church/hicks/menu.html
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by Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), 1858-1932
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Topics: African Americans, African Americans, Racially mixed people, Racism
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The index (p. [193]-194) is inserted between pages [6] and [7]
Topics: African Americans, African Americans, African Americans
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by Confederate States of America. Provisional Congress; Lester, W. W. (William Wharton), 1827-1899; Bromwell, Wm. J. (William Jeremy), 1834-1874; Patterson, Lawrence Orr, Mrs., former owner; Confederate States of America. Congress
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"To be continued every session."
Topics: Military law, Naval law
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by North-Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company (Raleigh, N.C.); Holden, W. W. (William Woods), 1818-1892
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Description based on: 2nd (1851)
Topic: North-Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company (Raleigh, N.C.)
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/ncmutual/menu.html
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by Bragg, George F. (George Freeman), 1863-1940
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History and biographical sketches of Maryland negroes
Topics: African Americans, African Americans
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by North Carolina College for Women; Woman's College of the University of North Carolina; University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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Vols. for 1933-1963 published by the Senior Class of Woman's College of the University of North Carolina; 1964- by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Topic: University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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by Hamilton, Joseph Grégoire de Roulhac, 1878-1961
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Topics: Hedrick, Benjamin Sherwood, 1827-1886, University of North Carolina (1793-1962), Abolitionists,...
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by Leon, L. (Louis)
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Topics: Leon, L. (Louis), Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 1st....
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by Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870
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Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/kennedy/menu.html
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"Reprinted from the North Carolina medical journal."
Topics: African Americans, African Americans, Slaves, African Americans
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by Andrews, R. McCants (Robert McCants)
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Topics: Merrick, John, 1859-1919, North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company, African American...
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by Watterson, Henry, 1840-1921
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Topics: Watterson, Henry, 1840-1921, Journalists
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/watterson1/menu.htmlhttp://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/watterson2/menu.html
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by Henson, Josiah, 1789-1883; Lobb, John, 1840-1921; Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
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Cover title: "Uncle Tom's" story of his life from 1789 to 1876
Topics: Henson, Josiah, 1789-1883, Slavery
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by Tourgée, Albion Winegar, 1838-1905
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Topic: Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
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by Gaines, W. J. (Wesley John), 1840-1912; Scarborough, W. S. (William Sanders), 1852-1926
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Topic: African Methodist Episcopal Church
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Topics: African Americans, African Americans
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Topics: Girls, Women
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/avary/menu.html
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by Stewart, M. I. (Moses I.) prt; Stewart, J. C. (John C.) prt; North Carolina. Board of Agriculture
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Includes bibliographical references
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/state/menu.html
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by Carroll, John W. (John William), b. 1841
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Topic: Carroll, John W. (John William), b. 1841
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by General Tract Agency (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Caption title
Topics: Christian life, Forgiveness of sin
"The ... compendium of the principal events in the history of the old union ... was originally prepared for the 'Confederate States almanac', for 1862." -- preface
Topic: Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862
Advertisements included in the pagination
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by Williams, James, b. ca. 1819
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Topics: Williams, James, b. ca. 1819, Blacks, Slaves, Apprentices, Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/williamsjames/menu.html
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by Greenhow, Rose O'Neal, 1814-1864
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Topics: Greenhow, Rose O'Neal, 1814-1864, Women spies, Spies, Prisoners of war, Prisoners of war, Secret...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/greenhow/menu.html
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by North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- )
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Title varies slightly
Topics: North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- ), Society of Friends, Quakers
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by Convention of Teachers of the Confederate States (1863 : Columbia, S.C.); Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; Educational Association of the Confederate States of America
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Cover title
Topics: Education, Education
First edition, Baltimore, 1861, published under title: Letters of the Southern spy
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by National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina
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Some nos. have also a distinctive title
( 1 reviews )
Topic: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina
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by Wyeth, John A. (John Allan), 1845-1922
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Map accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress
Topics: Wyeth, John A. (John Allan), 1845-1922, Wyeth family, Confederate States of America. Army. Morgan's...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/wyeth/menu.html
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by Pringle, Elizabeth W. Allston (Elizabeth Waties Allston), 1845-1921
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The locality of the narrative is in Georgetown county, South Carolina
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Topics: Pringle, Elizabeth W. Allston (Elizabeth Waties Allston), 1845-1921, Rice, Plantation life, Women...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/pringle/menu.html
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by Graham, J. R; Mallard, John B
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Cover title: The Tar Heel world war record, 1917-18
Topic: World War, 1914-1918
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/wwi/graham/menu.html
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by M'Gready, James, ca. 1758-1817; Cowper, R. Lynden. Young persons entreated; General Tract Agency (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Caption title
Topic: Christian life
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by Johnston, Richard Malcolm, 1822-1898
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Topic: Johnston, Richard Malcolm, 1822-1898
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/johnstonr/menu.html
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by Democratic Party (N.C.). State Executive Committee
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Title from cover
Topics: Democratic Party (N.C.), Campaign literature
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by Bradford, Sarah H. (Sarah Hopkins), b. 1818
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A second edition of "Scenes in the life of Harriet Tubman", Auburn, 1869
Topics: Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913, African Americans
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by National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina
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Some nos. have also a distinctive title
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Topic: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina
"Published by request."
Topics: Slavery, Slavery
Caption title
Topics: Riots, African Americans, Wilmington Race Riot, Wilmington, N.C., 1898
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/kirk/menu.html
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by Fuller, Edwin W. (Edwin Wiley), 1847-1876
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Thornton, M.L. North Carolina
Topics: University of North Carolina (1793-1962), College students
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/fuller/menu.html
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by Smith, William Russell, 1815-1896; Peyton, Paul, Mrs., former owner
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"Richmond, January 20, 1865."
Topics: Lane, Isaac, 1834-1937, Colored Methodist Episcopal Church, Colored Methodist Episcopal Church,...
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by Taylor, Rosser H. (Rosser Howard), b. 1891; Cooper, Francis Hodges. Some colonial history of Craven County
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Topics: Freedmen, African Americans
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"Compiled by Captain C.B. Conway ... and Lieutenant George A. Shuford."
Topics: United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 119th, World War, 1914-1918
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by Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911
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Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/harper/menu.html
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by South Carolina. General Assembly. Senate
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Includes extra sessions
Topic: Legislative journals
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Preface signed: M.W.G., East Greenwich, R.I., 1889
Topics: Veney, Bethany, African Americans, Slaves, Slavery, Slaves' writings, American, Plantation life
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by Green, Wharton J. (Wharton Jackson), 1831-1910
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Topics: Green, Wharton J. (Wharton Jackson), 1831-1910, Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina...
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Topics: Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894, Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/early/menu.html
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by Wise, John S. (John Sergeant), 1846-1913
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Wise, John S. (John Sergeant), 1846-1913, Virginia Military Institute, Plantation life, Slavery,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/wise/menu.html